Post-Wahhabism in Saudi Arabia?
NL : International Institute for the Study of Islam in the Modern World
In the last few years, the critique of Wahhabism has gained unprecedented momentum in Saudi Arabia. First formulated by a heterogeneous group of prominent liberal and Islamist intellectuals, it seems to have received the approval of at least part of the ruling elite who have taken a few official steps towards socio-religious reform. But is Saudi Arabia yet ready to enter the era of Post-Wahhabism?